The Department of Political Science, Law, and International Studies of the University of Padua is organizing a workshop on “The African Renaissance in the Age of Globalization – What Role for International Investment Law?“, set to take place on 10-11 November in Padua.

The workshop will provide a platform for researchers and policymakers to discuss new research and identify areas where further academic and policy-oriented work is needed. There will be an open floor discussion. Professor José E. Alvarez, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law at New York University Law School, will deliver the keynote speech.

The call for papers is now available here. Proposals for papers of twenty minutes, should be sent to the conference organizers and by 15 July 2023. Proposals should include a short abstract of the paper (500 words) and an author CV. The authors will be notified about acceptance by the end of July.
The workshop will take place on 10–11 November 2023 at the Department of Political Science, Law, and Political Studies of the University of Padua. Selected authors will be invited to submit
the first full draft of their paper (8000 words) by that date.